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April 28, 2015
Archives on Display: Activating the Past, Challenging the Present
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As an intern in the MoMA Archives, my favorite part of the day is paging through the material that our researchers have requested. Though pulling document files doesn’t seem like the most exciting task in [...]

April 27, 2015
This Week at MoMA: April 27–May 3
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As we say goodbye to April (and hopefully welcome some warmer weather), we’re excited to announce the start of a new initiative for New Yorkers ages 65 and up called Prime Time, which, in addition [...]

April 24, 2015
Five for Friday: Yes We Can! (or Nice Cans, or It’s in the Can)
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Five for Friday, written by a variety of MoMA staff members, is our attempt to spotlight some of the compelling, charming, and downright curious works in the Museum’s rich collection. The exhibition suite of 32 [...]

April 22, 2015
A Homecoming for Romare Bearden’s The Visitation
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Before Romare Bearden turned to the medium of collage in 1964—the multilayered compositions, for which he is best known—he was steeped in the language of drawing and painting. The Visitation (1941) (now on view in [...]

April 21, 2015
Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo: From “City of God” to Cities of People
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As urban sociologist Robert Park wrote, the city is “man’s most consistent and on the whole, his most successful attempt to remake the world he lives in more after his heart’s desire.” However, how aware [...]

April 20, 2015
This Week at MoMA: April 20–26
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While MoMA’s exhibition galleries usually get all the attention, this week several talks and performances take center stage. Check out the diverse roster of programming this week:

April 17, 2015
Shezad Dawood’s Piercing Brightness
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A sense of place pervades the work of British artist Shezad Dawood, but we’re not talking about your picture-postcard nostalgia. Dawood’s first feature film, Piercing Brightness, is at the surface a stylized science-fiction tale, but [...]

April 16, 2015
Hamilton MacFadden, Who?
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The discovery of new artists and the rediscovery of established ones are key components of curatorial work. An exhilarating part of curatorial work is the ability to be something of a cultural archeologist and bring [...]

April 15, 2015
The MoMA Studio Experience
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When you’re at a museum, how often do you have the impression that “freedom reigns,” or that you can “create anything?” Or have you ever experienced the sense of belonging to a larger community wherein [...]

April 14, 2015
MoMA’s Digital Art Vault
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Recently on Inside/Out, we heard from Assistant Media Conservator Peter Oleksik about MoMA’s efforts to preserve and digitize its collection of analog video art, amassed over the course of four decades. The heroic undertaking of [...]

Featured Series

1913 Centennial Celebration

MoMA celebrates the landmark year 1913 with a series of videos highlighting important works from 1913 in the Museum’s collection.
Featured Series

Learning and Engagement

A behind-the-scenes look at learning, engagement, and experimentation from the Education team at MoMA.
Features

Five for Friday

MoMA staff members spotlight compelling, charming, and downright curious works in the collection.
Film

An Auteurist History of Film

Curator Charles Silver's weekly column explores the work of cinema's signature filmmakers.

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